information architecture

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information architecture

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(Computer Science) computing the practice of structuring information for particular purposes
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Net announced that Norman Pearlstine will join the market information platform as its Chief Information Architect, leading the build-out of a financial news product employing sophisticated machine learning, other forms of artificial intelligence, smart developers, analysts and editors, the company said.
the information architect and developer will be engaged on a short-term project, outlined in the rft.
On the first day of the summit, Innovation Specialist Matt Magain will discuss in detail the necessity of innovation and how to tap creativity in the workplace while Information Architect Donna Spencer will share her knowledge about core information architect theories and content analysis on the second day.
At the Information Architecture Summit in March in Vancouver, it was surprisingly hard to find someone willing to call herself an information architect.
In the three books discussed below, I have attempted to find some clarity not only about what an information architect does, but about whether we have reached a level of maturity as a practice that means we agree on what good Web design is.
According to Louis Rosenfeld and Peter Morville's Information Architecture for the World Wide Web (the bible of the profession) the information architect "clarifies the mission and vision for the site, balancing the needs of its sponsoring organization and the needs of its audiences; determines what content and functionality the site will contain; specifies how users will find information in the site by defining its organization, navigation, labeling, and searching systems; [and] maps out how the site will accommodate change and growth over time.
After evaluating several dynamic publishing solutions, we found that Astoria was uniquely qualified to improve efficiencies in our content authoring process, as well as significantly accelerate the translation and localization of our user manuals for global regions," said Maria Caduto, information architect and team lead for GE Healthcare Diagnostic Cardiology.
Tenders are invited for Provision of web consultancy services technical information architect
Probably not, but you might consider calling an information architect, a communication specialist who can cut through clutter and deliver salient information in a package that won't weigh more than the person who has to read it.
They include: Tre Bell, Information Architect and TMSF Scholar; George Scurlock, Diversity Alliances Lead; and Glenn Winfree, Senior Diversity Consultant.
Amber Swope is an experienced information architect with almost 20 years in the information development field, and has supported teams through the full information development lifecycle from identifying use cases to deliverable publication.
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